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Centre for Ocean Business

OBZ is a hub for the Ocean Business Ecosystem located at BI Norwegian Business School. Academics, businesses, students, organizations, and regulators come together to share knowledge, and to collaborate, develop, and apply commercially valuable, innovative and sustainable solutions to benefit Ocean industries.

Centre for Ocean Business was established at BI March 15 2019. Norway is taking a position in new and emerging ocean industries, and the vision of the centre is to support this development by providing insight into new business models, collaboration, and scale up.

Randi Lunnan

Professor Chair Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship +4746410479


BI Norwegian Business School
Nydalsveien 37
N-0484 Oslo

Switchboard: +47 46 41 00 00

Our partners

Ocean Industry Forum
GDP Grønt skipsfartsprogram
Brim Explorer
MRC: Marine Recycling cluster
  • Thursday, 21 April 2022 - OIFO

    Randi Lunnan continues as a member of the board of Ocean Industry Forum Oslofjord

    Randi Lunnan is appointed two more years as a board member of Ocean Industry Forum Oslofjord

  • Thursday, 07 April 2022 - BI

    BI leverer nytt lederprogram til Maritime Bergen (Norwegian)

    BI skal i samarbeid med Høgskulen på Vestlandet levere et nytt lederprogram skreddersydd til Maritime Bergens medlemsbedrifter.

  • Thursday, 10 March 2022 - BI

    Podcast: Stay Ahead: Randi Lunnan interview with Thomas Wilhelmsen

    How does a global maritime giant move towards the same goal across its many lines of business?

  • Wednesday, 16 February 2022 - Strategic Management Journal

    New article: How does a partner's acquisition affect the value of the firm's alliance with that partner?

    How does an acquisition initiated by a firm's alliance partner affect the value that the firm can create and capture from its alliance with that partner?

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